Page last updated: 11:02PM Wednesday September 17, 2014
Fine. Westerlies dying out tonight.
Showers to rain AM, heavier evening.N ly strengthens.
Rain, heavy falls. Northwesterlies strengthening.
Periods of rain. Cold southerlies later.
Westerly 25 knots, easing to variable 10 knots overnight. Northerly 15 knots developing Thursday morning, rising to 25 knots Thursday afternoon. Rough sea easing for a time. Southwest swell 3 metres easing.Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain, possibly thundery developing Thursday afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots, rising early Saturday 40 knots with very rough sea, then changing overnight Saturday southwest 25 knots. Southwest swell becoming heavy Saturday, easing Sunday.
West of Hawera to Stephens Island: Westerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots early evening, turning northerly 20 knots Thursday morning, rising to 30 knots for a time Thursday afternoon and evening. Elsewhere: Southeast 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots overnight, northerly 20 knots developing late Thursday morning. Sea rough at times in the west.Southwest swell west of Hawera to Cape Farewell,3 metres easing.Westerly swell in the east,1 metre at times.Poor visibility in rain,possibly thundery in the west developing Thursday afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 20 knots, rising Friday evening westerly 35 knots with very rough sea.Changing late Saturday southeast 20 knots but southerly 30 knots in the west,then easing Sunday southerly 15 knots everywhere. Westerly swell becoming heavy Saturday, easing Sunday.
|DATE||TIME (24hr)||HEIGHT (m)|
|H||17 Sep||04:21||2.7 m|
|L||17 Sep||10:42||1.2 m|
|H||17 Sep||16:49||2.6 m|
|L||17 Sep||23:09||1.2 m|